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Townsville Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 13°C
sunny

Now

22.9°C steady
Updated at 10:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Thursday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.9°C steady
Dew Point 4.4°C falling
Feels Like 22.9°C
Relative Humidity 30%
Wind icon
S 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1021.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 17.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
17:56 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 18.4°C
Lucinda Point 21.8°C
Ayr 22.1°C
Alva Beach 22.0°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
24°C

3pm

Clear
26°C

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
19°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1
Tue
Aug 2
Wed
Aug 3

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 27°C
Minimum 16°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 30% 60% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction S 19km/h
S
SE 24km/h
SE
S 15km/h
S
SE 22km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 20km/h
E
SE 4km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 49% 35% 53% 49% 66% 51% 69% 56% 73% 68% 78% 64% 62% 50%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 9°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 14°C 16°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:20 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
17:56 EST
last light
18:19 EST
moon
set
Thu 12:47 EST
rise
Fri 01:58 EST
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18
moon
Thu
Aug 25

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 28
18°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 27
18.7°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 26
17.2°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 25
18.0°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 24
16.8°C 27.8°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
904.4mm
64.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
861.0mm
57 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
253.2mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
124.8mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
10.4°C
Jul 8
Highest Temperature
38.3°C
Jan 6

Townsville Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.4°C
8th
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
6th 1984
Average This Month
16.7°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
13.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
13th
Highest On Record
31.6°C
14th 1964
Average This Month
26.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.6mm
15th
Total This Month
53.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.6mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
173.7mm
1950
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1943
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